calcite

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From Latin calx +‎ -ite

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calcite (countable and uncountable, plural calcites)

  1. (geology) a very widely distributed crystalline form of calcium carbonate, CaCO3, found as limestone, chalk and marble

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Further reading[edit]

  • Calcite” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • calcite”, in Mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016.

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calcite f

  1. calcite

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